Shane Fotheringham
Placement Officer
Adelaide, South Australia

Diploma in Social Work, Honours Degree in Social Work.

Shane joins IKON with 20 years experience working in the child protection arena as both a direct practitioner and a manager of services. Having worked for and with a large number of authorities in various roles in the UK Shane brings significant experience and knowledge in quality assurance and service management.

Shane has mentored students and newly qualified Social Workers, and has ensured that the teams he has worked with have built practice on sound knowledge and values, supported by robust policies and procedures. Shane has significant experience in working with partner agencies and has a strong business development background to support him in his new role at IKON. Shane already has a connection with IKON as he has lectured for Youth Work and Youth Justice courses.